2 dead after rollover crash in Mora County

Created: 07/27/2014 1:58 PM
By: Kristen Garcia,

New Mexico State Police say two people have died after a single vehicle rolled over in Mora County.

NMSP say the crash occurred early Sunday morning just after 3:00 a.m. on SR 518.

Lt. E Gutierrez says both occupants, identified as Diego Martinez, 20, and Devin Candelaria, 20, were ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene. Neither occupant was wearing a seatbelt.

The vehicle was traveling south on SR 518 and drifted to the right before rolling.

Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash. 

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